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Joseph William DARRAGH

Regimental number1035
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBootmaker
Address171 Gipps Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWm. Darragh, 171 Gipps Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 25 June 1915
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 18), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie DARRAGH, 87 Islington Street, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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